Just west of Summit in Cajon Pass, an eastbound BNSF doublestack freight passes through the Silverwood area with an SD70ACe on the point, which on the BNSF roster is a locomotive found to be relat... (more)
Late afternoon along the Union Pacific's Yuma Subdivision near the old SP station site of Wister finds a westbound auto train with KCS and FXE pool power rushing west toward the setting sun.
Out by the Salton Sea on UP's Yuma Subdivision, a pair of engines including a CSX SD40, which was added to the consist here at Bertram, back down onto their train to continue their trip across the... (more)
A westbound UP auto train with some KCS and FXE pool power pulls west toward Yuma after waiting for eastbound traffic to clear on the Gila Subdivision.
East of Yuma near Dome Valley, a westbound UP doublestack freight holds the main at Fortuna for traffic to clear before proceeding into town for a crew change.
Early morning along the BNSF San Bernardino Subdivision at Highgrove finds a westbound BNSF intermodal speeding by as it heads toward the Los Angeles Harbor. Friendly railfan and RP contributor Ma... (more)
A westbound UP ballast train works its way west toward Yuma as it passes through Dome Valley on the Gila Subdivision in the late afternoon.
Just a few miles east of Yuma on the Gila Subdivision, a westbound UP stack train accelerates through Fortuna and toward a crew change.
Stormy skies brew over Yuma as a set of Ferromex power parked in the ex-SP yard awaits its next assignment.
Late afternoon in San Timoteo Canyon finds UP 1983 the WP heritage unit and an ex-SP AC4400CW powering a westbound doublestack train on the Yuma Subdivision near Ordway.
Coasting downgrade into the high desert, a southbound BNSF stack train nears Mojave where it will diverge onto home rails for the run to Barstow and points east.
Between Ansel and Fleta on the UP Mojave Subdivision, a short northbound Los Angeles to Lathrop Z train sprints across the high desert and will soon be heading into the Tehachapi mountains.
Pool power from Canadian Pacific lends a hand on the point of a MOW train with concrete tie loads just south of mojave at Fleta.
Charging out of the town of Mojave, a southbound UP business special passes through the Fleta area as it heads toward Palmdale and Los Angeles.
Rolling downgrade near milepost 377 on the Mojave Subdivision, UP 8142 and sister power a southbound business special as it nears the town of Mojave in the late afternoon.